Under project Saksham, an initiative of the Adani Skill Development Centre (ASDC), the foundation conducts skill-based training programmes for the youth of India, thereby increasing their skill sets and employability. ASDC operates 9 fully-owned centres across Gujarat, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Jharkhand as well as 16 centres in Madhya Pradesh, Kerala and Odisha in nfra-partnership mode. ASDC is the first skill imparting institute in the country to offer courses like Simulator-based Crane Operation, 3D printing and Welding through Augmented Reality. Up till now, more than 3,800 candidates have been trained with a placement ratio of over 70%.
25 Saksham centres providing necessary skill-based training programmes 34 government courses as well as 11 ASDCcustomised and government approved courses offered A total capacity to skill 20,000 youth annually.
Other Sustainable Livelihood initiatives
The Foundation extends livelihood support to the fisherfolk community along the coastal zones in Mundra, Dahej and Hazira.
Prosperours Farmers, Happy Nation. Various projects to increase farm yield and improve quality of life for farmers.
Livestock farming made simpler with health camps for cattle, feed and training for better livestock management.
Self Help Groups (SHGs)
Promote, nurture and capacitate a number of Self Help Groups for Women/Youth/Senior citizen.
Biogas Construction Programme
Adani Foundation with its holistic understanding of people’s needs has been successful in coming up with the construction of biogas plants focusing mainly on reducing women’s overall work load.